Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 3:56:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.62 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 21.8"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||South||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.0"||929.40 mi||West||0° 01' 51.2"||2.13 mi||South||929.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 48.3"||982.14 mi||East||0° 00' 36.7"||0.70 mi||South||982.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Thu 1:26 PM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm||NW|
|Alice Springs||Thu 1:26 PM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||SSW|
|Darwin||Thu 1:26 PM||1053 km||655 miles||569 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:56 PM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm||ENE|
|Eucla||Thu 12:41 PM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm||SSW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 2:26 PM||1599 km||993 miles||863 nm||S|
|Dili||Thu 12:56 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm||NW|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:56 PM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm||NE|
|Brisbane||Thu 1:56 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||ESE|
|Canberra *||Thu 2:56 PM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||SE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.